He was a part of the second great African American migration to the north who built a creative and spiritual life; along the way he documented the life of his community.
The full content is available in the Spring 2002 Issue.
We remember this pillar of Buffalo’s African American community with a series of personal recollections.
Ignoring the cries for human rights and basic human decency, President Millard Fillmore opted to support the Fugitive Slave Act in an attempt to prevent civil war and preserve the Union.
Sold like a draft animal in 1793, Chloe Cooley's horrific ordeal set into motion a series of events that would eventually result in the elimination of slavery in British North America.